Nobelist’s words

My supervisor’s post-doctoral supervisor is a Nobel prize winner this year and she was sharing anecdotes yesterday about her time in his lab.

One piece of wisdom he passed on to his proteges was to have three things in life: work, your family, and a hobby. If just one of those is going well, it will tide you through the hardships of the other two.

I don’t know… maybe that one thing isn’t quite as good as it needs to be because it’s still been tremendously difficult to deal with the other two….

On this day..